Reggae News You Can Use For February 5, 2021

Your daily dose of international Reggae, Dancehall, Afrobeats and Afrobeat news!

Fimfim fuses Afrobeat, dancehall and Kpanlogo for ‘Koloma’ remix with Tulenkey
Super Bowl advertisement will give Shaggy a global platform to “fly the dancehall flag”
Tessellated amongst reggae acts confirmed for virtual SXSW Music Festival

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77 to help feed hungry Central Texas families.…

Reggae News You Can Use For February 4, 2021

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2021 NAACP Image Awards nominees include Tiwa Savage and Davido
Rihanna calls out Kentucky Attorney General on his Black History month Twitter post
Stonebwoy confirms studio sessions with Buju Banton in Jamaica

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77 to help feed hungry Central Texas families.…

Reggae News You Can Use For February 3, 2021

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Alpha P talks to Audiomack about his career as a “new wave” Afrobeats creator
• “Floating in a Most Peculiar Way” memoir covers the many challenges of black identity
Why are lofty titles so important to reggae and dancehall artists?

Reggae News You Can Use For February 2, 2021

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Lila Iké confirms Skillibeng collab on “The Will” and asks Protoje to release it
New “Studio 17: The Lost Reggae Tapes” film focuses on Dennis Brown
Shenseea says that she wants to pet camels and touch lions via trip to Australia

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77 to help feed hungry Central Texas families.…

Reggae News You Can Use For February 1, 2021

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“‘#7DJ (7 Days in Jamaica)” release from Maluma mixes reggae and Latin Pop
Bounty Killer unites with 14 artists to voice ‘Brighter Day” anti-violence track
DJ Ecko teams up with artists Komo and Stefario for Afrobeats single “Rotate”

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77 to help feed hungry Central Texas families.…

Reggae News You Can Use For January 29, 2021

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Catch up with Selah Marley’s daily quarantine routine via this TZR interview
Diamond Platnumz, Nasty C, and Wizkid set to perform at MTV Africa Music Awards
Sean Paul hopes to unify dancehall with his new album “Live and Living”

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77 to help feed hungry Central Texas families.…

Reggae News You Can Use For January 28, 2021

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Ghanaian afrobeats and dancehall artist Larruso releases video for “Ego”
Meme of Bernie Sanders together with Bob Marley hits the interwebs
Shenseea passes Spice as the dancehall star with the most Instagram followers

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77 to help feed hungry Central Texas families.…

Reggae News You Can Use For January 27, 2021

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British reggae architect and icon Dennis Bovell explained by Bandcamp
Mike Akox and Stonebwoy team up on “Super Mario” single
Nigeria’s Bad Boy Timz talks to Audiomack about the niche he is carving

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77 to help feed hungry Central Texas families.…

Reggae News You Can Use For January 26, 2021

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Koffee is the first artist confirmed for Virtual Global Reggae Night
Next 12 months will see new dancehall albums from Beenie Man, Spice, and Shenseea
Popcaan, Jada Kingdom and Kranium are artists with best dancehall songs of 2021

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77 to help feed hungry Central Texas families.…

Reggae News You Can Use For January 25, 2021

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The Daily Beast profiles Patricia Chin, the Chinese grandmother who rules reggae
Shenseea is newest brand ambassador for Carib beer
St Lucia’s top reggae artists from 2020 Natty Conqueror prepares new album

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77 to help feed hungry Central Texas families.…

Reggae News You Can Use For January 22, 2021

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Amanda Gorman’s incredible inauguration poem set to music by KEXP
Femi Kuti’s new song “As We Struggle Everyday” rails against the corrupt system
Protoje and Koffee release new video for “Switch It Up”

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77 to help feed hungry Central Texas families.…

Reggae News You Can Use For January 21, 2021

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“Dancehall Royalty” from Vybz Kartel scores top ten debut on US reggae chart
Jah9 added to lineup for Jamaica Jazz and Blues Fest in March
Why pro-Trump rioters sang Bob Marley songs outside the US Capitol

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77 to help feed hungry Central Texas families.…

Reggae News You Can Use For January 20, 2021

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Chronixx’s “Eternal Light” featured on Biden-Harris inaugural playlist
Five Iron Frenzy returns to ska with its first album in seven years
Kranium says that its time to stop comparing dancehall and afrobeats

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77 to help feed hungry Central Texas families.…

Reggae News You Can Use For January 19, 2021

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“Black Beauty” is Ben Harper’s new song from the documentary “Black Boys”
DJ Narity’s lists his top dancehall hits of 2020
Sister Nancy’s “Barn Barn” is the most sampled reggae song ever

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77 to help feed hungry Central Texas families.…

Reggae News You Can Use For January 18, 2021

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Fullerton pays tribute to Martin Luther King Jr in this classic clip
Look for two new albums from Sean Paul in 2021
Shatta Wale blasts one-time friend Burna Boy in his latest video

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77 to help feed hungry Central Texas families.…

Reggae News You Can Use For January 15, 2021

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Akon and Davido among most followed African celebrities
Ghana’s LeFlyyy announces “Your Waist,” his first single of 2021
Marley family dispels rumors of Rita’s passing

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77 to help feed hungry Central Texas families.…